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astern

adverb

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near, toward, or in the stern of a ship or the tail of an aircraft
  • if you turn around and look astern, you'll see dolphins following the boat

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astern

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of astern (Entry 2 of 2)

as in sternforemost

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The first known use of astern was in 1570

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“Astern.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/astern. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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